The Leader in Aging Research

image of test tubesNIA, one of the 27 Institutes and Centers of NIH, leads a broad scientific effort to understand the nature of aging and to extend the healthy, active years of life. NIA is the primary Federal agency supporting and conducting Alzheimer's disease research.

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image of a researcher Research Opportunities and Resources

Find grant and training opportunities, information about NIA research interests, research tools, and other scientific resources.


image of health care professionalResources for Professionals

Find resources for your patients, including publications and information about ongoing clinical trials.  Learn about the latest aging and Alzheimer’s research news and check out NIA’s training materials.